Brighton announce former Bayern chief Scheuer as new Head Coach

28/12/22 Above: Jens Scheuer, unveiled as the new head coach of Brighton and Hove Albion today. Photo: Paul Hazlewood, supplied to Impetus by: Brighton and Hove Albion. Barclays Women’s Super League side Brighton and Hove Albion have today announced Jens Scheuer as their new head coach. The 44-year-old German has agreed a deal that willContinue reading “Brighton announce former Bayern chief Scheuer as new Head Coach”

Canberra Lock In Brush As Another Key Player Returns

by Ryan Miller-Woods (19/8/22) Above: Ellie Brush (left) celebrating for Canberra United in her previous spell with the capital city club. Photo: Canberra Times. Canberra United announced this morning the signing of Ellie Brush who returns to the club for the 2022/23 Liberty A-League season. Brush is a familiar name for supporters of Canberra UnitedContinue reading “Canberra Lock In Brush As Another Key Player Returns”

Fran Kirby: Overcoming Huge Challenges To Make Euro 2022 Final

Last night, Fran Kirby produced a sensational performance in England’s 4-0 win over Sweden in the Semi-Finals of Euro 2022. It was just reward for a player who has overcome mental health challenges, injuries, and several bouts of debilitating illness to line up at Wembley on Sunday in one of the biggest games on theContinue reading “Fran Kirby: Overcoming Huge Challenges To Make Euro 2022 Final”

Chelsea Announce Watson Signing

19/7/22 Above: Lucy Watson signs for Chelsea today. Photo supplied to Impetus by: Chelsea FC Women. Chelsea have just announced the arrival of young forward Lucy Watson from Championship side Sheffield United on a two-year contract until summer 2024. She will wear shirt number 25. The winger from Barnsley comes with a significant amount ofContinue reading “Chelsea Announce Watson Signing”

Chelsea Sign Top Defender Buchanan

It’s been a week of big announcements from the reigning FA Women’s Super League Champions. We hear boss Emma Hayes‘ views on her latest big-name defensive signing (10/6/22). Above: Kadeisha Buchanan at Stamford Bridge after signing for Chelsea. Photo supplied to Impetus by: Chelsea FC. Chelsea today confirmed the signing of Canadian defender Kadeisha BuchananContinue reading “Chelsea Sign Top Defender Buchanan”

Journeying To Watch Some Of World’s Best

Darrell Allen started attending FAWSL games regularly for the first time this season, making 300+ mile round-trips to Kingsmeadow. He shares his experiences from the campaign below (30/5/22). Above: Chelsea lift the FA Cup at Wembley to cap the end of Darrell Allen’s first season watching them at Kingsmeadow. Photo: Vitality Women’s FA Cup. ThatContinue reading “Journeying To Watch Some Of World’s Best”

Brooke Chaplen: Farewell To A Legend

By Abi Ticehurst (20/5/22). Above: Brooke Chaplen (centre) walking out onto her home pitch with Reading. Photo: Reading FC Women. Reading’s Brooke Chaplen retired from professional football at the conclusion of the FAWSL season. The midfielder had been sidelined for the Royals since November due to injury, but her season was indefinitely put on pauseContinue reading “Brooke Chaplen: Farewell To A Legend”

No Jonas, Football Was Not “The Winner”

By Rachel Lara Cohen (9/5/22) Above: Things get tasty in Wednesday night’s North London Derby. Photo: Arsenal WFC. Following the North London Derby at the Emirates, Arsenal Manager Jonas Eidevall, stated that his team beating Tottenham Hotspur 3-0 meant that “football was the winner”. It’s a tired cliché, but there are lots of tired clichésContinue reading “No Jonas, Football Was Not “The Winner””

Chelsea Second Half Super Show Seals Title

Impetus’ Ben Gilby was at Kingsmeadow to see Chelsea lift their third straight Barclays FA Women’s Super League title. But it needed a major second-half comeback. He captures the drama in words and photos (8/5/22). Above: Chelsea lift the FAWSL title. Photo: Chelsea FC. Chelsea have lifted the Barclays FA Women’s Super League title forContinue reading “Chelsea Second Half Super Show Seals Title”

Reading’s Kelly Chambers on the Development of the FAWSL and Challenge of City

Ahead of tomorrow’s final game of the FAWSL season for Reading, Impetus’ Abi Ticehurst heard from their head coach Kelly Chambers (7/5/22). Above: Kelly Chambers, Reading’s head coach. Photo: PA. Reading head coach Kelly Chambers is well aware that her team face a serious test on the final day of the season against Manchester City,Continue reading “Reading’s Kelly Chambers on the Development of the FAWSL and Challenge of City”